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February 13, 2014
07:37 EDTKKR, BX, GSBiomet considers IPO, WSJ reports
Orthopedic device manufacturer Biomet, taken private in 2007 by four buyout firms, is in talks with banks about a return to public ownership, sources say, reports the Wall Street Journal. The company was acquired in 2007 for about $11.3B by Blackstone Group (BX), KKR (KKR), TPG and Goldman Sachs Group's (GS) buyout arm. Reference Link
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November 19, 2014
10:12 EDTKKRPetSmart says will not take questions on strategic alternatives exploration
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09:21 EDTBXHilton working with Jones Lang LaSalle on sale of Sydney hotel, Bloomberg says
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07:51 EDTGSClearing House Payments Company to hold a conference
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06:46 EDTBXBlackstone planning conservative fund with long time horizon, Reuters says
Blackstone is looking to launch a new investment vehicle that would last for more than ten years and invest in slower growing, safer companies than most private equity funds, according to Reuters, which cited multiple unnamed sources. The fund would also use less debt and charge lower fees, the news service added. Reference Link
06:38 EDTBXBlackstone to buy Orica's Chemicals business for A$750M
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06:24 EDTGSGoldman Sachs currency trader dismissed, NY Times reports
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06:03 EDTKKRSources: KKR, CD&R team up to take PetSmart private, Reuters reports
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November 18, 2014
07:56 EDTBXColumbia Management announces strategic initiative with BAAM
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06:37 EDTBXBlackstone to sell 1095 Ave. of the Americas for $2.25B, WSJ reports
Blackstone Group will Manhattan office tower for about $2.25B to a venture led by Canadian property investor Ivanhoe Cambridge, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing sources. If completed, the sale of the 1.2M square-foot tower at 1095 Ave. of the Americas would be the second most expensive sale of an individual building in U.S. history, the WSJ says. Reference Link
November 14, 2014
08:15 EDTBXBlackstone may urge U.S. probe to speed sale of Waldorf, NY Post says
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November 13, 2014
08:47 EDTGSGoldman Sachs management to meet with JMP Securities
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06:08 EDTBXBlackstone implied volatility of 22 at lower end of index mean range
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November 12, 2014
09:18 EDTGSGoldman Sachs CFO says still prefers buybacks over raising dividend
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08:05 EDTGSGoldman to hold a conference
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07:28 EDTGSBofA/Merrill to hold a conference
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05:55 EDTKKRKKR, CITIC Limited jointly invest in United Envirotech
CITIC Limited and KKR jointly announce the formation of a consortium through related entities, CITIC Environment Protection Co. Ltd. and KKR China Water Investment Holdings Limited respectively, to make a pre-conditional voluntary offer, or VGO, for all the shares in United Envirotech, or UEL. The transaction allows CITIC to become the controlling shareholder of UEL through the holding of a majority interest in the consortium. This will be achieved by the consortium through the VGO subject to conditions being met, to acquire existing shares in UEL from the existing shareholders including KKR. In addition, after the VGO, the consortium will subscribe for further shares in UEL by way of a private placement totalling SGD50M, SGD100M or SGD150M which will provide additional capital to UEL. The offer price values UEL at approximately SGD1.9B on fully diluted basis. The consortium intends to maintain the listing status of UEL post transaction.
November 11, 2014
07:06 EDTGSMarkit Genpact KYC Services registers 600+ firms, appoints CEO
Markit Genpact KYC Services, the joint venture from Markit Ltd. (MRKT) and Genpact Ltd. (G) announced that more than 600 buyside firms and corporations are registered for its centralized service to streamline the management of know your customer information required by banks. Markit Genpact KYC Services also announced the appointment of Jon May as CEO. He joins Markit Genpact KYC Services from Goldman Sachs (GS) where he was a managing director and global head of client onboarding as well as head of Securities Operations and Operations Data Quality Management in India. Jon May will join Markit Genpact KYC Services in January 2015, based in London.
November 10, 2014
08:40 EDTKKRKKR readies to sell more Samson assets, Reuters reports
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07:10 EDTBXHoward Hughes secures $600M non-recourse construction loan
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06:46 EDTGSRegulators set new capital buffer rule for banks, Reuters reports
Global banks should have buffers of bonds or equity worth 16%-20% of their risk-weighted assets, beginning in January 2019, The Financial Stability Board decided, according to Reuters. The board said the buffer would prevent the need for government bailouts, the news service explained. Publicly traded global banks include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) Wells Fargo (WFC), Banco Santander (SAN), Barclays (BCS), Credit Suisse (CS), Deutsche Bank (DB), HSBC (HSBC), ING Groep (ING), Lloyds Banking (LYG), RBS (RBS) and UBS (UBS). Reference Link
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